Ill_will vs Malignity - What's the difference?

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Ill_will is a related term of malignity.


As nouns the difference between ill_will and malignity

is that ill_will is ill-disposed attitude; grudge; dislike while malignity is the quality of being malign or malignant; badness, evilness, monstrosity, depravity, maliciousness.

ill_will

English

Alternative forms

* ill-will

Noun

  • Ill-disposed attitude; grudge; dislike.
  • The losing side bore no ill will toward the winners.

    See also

    * goodwill

    malignity

    English

    Noun

  • The quality of being malign or malignant; badness, evilness, monstrosity, depravity, maliciousness.
  • * 1861 , Charles Dickens, Great Expectations , :
  • His enjoyment of the spectacle I furnished, as he sat with his arms folded on the table, shaking his head at me and hugging himself, had a malignity in it that made me tremble.
  • A non-benign cancer; a malignancy.
  • * 2005 , Jun;106(3):177-80 English abstract of French article "Multiple metastases of a mandibular ameloblastoma" R.L. Abada et al., "Multiple metastases of a mandibular ameloblastoma", Revue de stomatologie et de chirurgie maxillo-faciale
  • The absence of any histological sign of malignity in the primary tumor and in the metastases, as observed in our patient, is remarkable.

    References

    * Webster's Dictionary On-line * Catholic Archives Notre Dame University * (w, Strong's Concordance) * King James Version of the Bible